Ramiro J. Atristaín-Carrión, Co-Chair
Mr. Atristaín-Carrión is a financial advisor at Atristain Financial Advisors, LLC, an Executive In Residence, Adjunct Faculty and member of the Advisory Board at the Brennan School of Business at Dominican University. He is co-founder and chair of the Board of the CLESF Foundation and board member of Stuart Investments.
Rina Magarici, Co-Chair
Rina Magarici was born and raised in Venezuela, where she took conservatory music classes in piano, harmony, music history and aesthetics for over ten years. She graduated from NYU and moved to Chicago in 2010 where she obtained her MBA and worked as a marketing executive. Being part of the CSO Latino Alliance allows her share her passion for music, a universal language.
Jesús Del Toro
Jesús Del Toro is the Director of La Raza Newspaper. An award winning columnist and poet, Del Toro was a fellow of the NEA Institute in Classical Music and Opera at Columbia University and is currently working on a book about the Mexican composer Silvestre Revueltas’ music in the USA.
Henry Johanet serves as Oncology District Sales Manager for Eisai Inc. and holds an MBA in Marketing Management from DePaul University. Henry brings a passion for innovative outreach to the CSO Latino Alliance and is enthralled by the orchestra’s collaborative processes and musical artistry.
Mezzo-Soprano, Stephanie Londoño is a passionate soloist and choral artist. As a member of the Westminster Williamson Voices, she sang on the GRAMMY nominated recording of James Whitbourn’s Annelies. Today, she resides in Chicago and is a proud member of the CSO Latino Alliance. She holds a BM in Music Education from Westminster Choir College.
Nancy Pulecio Vélez, originally from Bogotá, Colombia, is a composer, a journalist and the author of “Las 4 Dimensiones del Amor.” She is former Consul General of Colombia in the City of Chicago, and has been president of Colombia Exterior, Inc. since 1985. She is also currently the Director of the radio program Ciencia y Espiritualidad on Spanish Public Radio.
Juan B. Solana
Juan Solana joined Nielsen in 2013 as Senior Consultant, Digital Marketing Effectiveness. Prior to joining Nielsen, he worked at Hispanic Business Inc. as Director of New Media and Market Research. Juan has a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Business from Universidad Complutense de Madrid in his native Spain, and a Ph.D. in Economics from Purdue University.